Denoting a relation that never holds between a term and itself.
More example sentences
- G is an irreflexive, asymmetric and transitive relation.
- A relation on a set is irreflexive provided that no element is related to itself.
- A strict order is one that is irreflexive and transitive; such an order is also trivially antisymmetric.
Definition of irreflexive in:
- The British & World English dictionary